16 hours are required. All students must take HST 290 and choose 12 hours from HST 100-HST 249, only 6 hours of which may come from HST 200-HST 249.
Core classes applied to the major must include:
24 hours in history at the 300-400 level are required. These must include at least 6 hours at the 400 seminar level (excluding HST 491 and HST 498 ). No more than 6 hours of HST 491 and HST 498 can be counted toward the major. Students completing departmental honors in history may apply 3 hours of HST 499 towards the 400 level seminar requirement.
3 hours of HST 250-HST 289 or HST 291 or HST 295 , plus any number of HST 292 * credits, may be counted toward fulfillment of this 24 credit 300-400 level requirement.
Majors are required to complete at least one 250-400 level course treating each of the following areas: 1) Europe, 2) the United States, and, 3) Africa, Asia, Latin America, or the Middle East.
*(292’s are trial courses: topical HST 292 titles can be found in Banner).